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" Or let my lamp, at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear, With thrice-great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind that hath forsook Her... "
Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ... - Page 150
by John Milton - 1810
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An Abridgement of Lectures on Rhetoric

Hugh Blair - English language - 1837 - 230 pages
...from nightly harm ; Or let my lamp at midnight hour, ' Be seen in some high lonely tower, Exploring Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold The immortal mind, that hath forsoSk Her mansions in this fleshy nook ; ' And of those demons, that are found In fire, air, flood,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Mitford - 1838
...the doors from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour 85 Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice-great...Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold 90 The immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook : And of those Demons that...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1839
...the doors from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour 85 Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice-great...Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold 90 The immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook : And of those Demons that...
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The Monthly Chronicle, Volume 6

1840
...own ; we may ratiocinate with the " old Stagyrite," and j " Oft outwatch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold...immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshy nook ; " we may sneer with the Cynics (unless we have learnt the wholesome truth from Jean Paul,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir, and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1843
...midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold...those demons that are found In fire, air, flood, or underground, Whose power hath a true consent, With planet or with element. Sometime let gorgeous Tragedy,...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...drowsy charm, To bisas the doors from nightly harm Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be teen in some high wortds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook...
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The American Review, and Metropolitan Magazine, Volume 1

1843
...midnight hour, Be seen m some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold...worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind that both forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook." Such are Milton's aspirings ; and doubtless he often...
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The Living Age, Volume 279

1913
...for the sake of science or scientific philosophy, but that he may speculate with romantic curiosity "What worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal...that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook." So with Literature — the poetry of the Greeks, the poetry of The Canterbury Tales and Tlie Faerie...
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Stonehenge; Or, The Romans in Britain: A Romance Or the Days of Nero, Volume 3

Malachi Mouldy (pseud.) - 1844
...of superstition. The same account which represents them as being able to commune With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato to unfold, What worlds, or what vast regions hold The mortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook : — concludes with a description of...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...lonely tower, Where I may oft out- watch the Bear,3 With thrice-great Hermes ; or unsphere The spirit4 of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions...forsook Her mansion in this fleshly nook ; And of those5 demons that are found In fire, air, flood, or under ground, 1 Cynthia checks, S;c.—\. e. Night...
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